O Tempora! O Mores!: Cicero's Catilinarian Orations / Edition 1

O Tempora! O Mores!: Cicero's Catilinarian Orations / Edition 1

by Susan O. Shapiro, SusanO. Shapiro
     
 

O Tempora! O Mores! is designed to fit a variety of pedagogical approaches. Shapiro’s historical essays bring a new dimension to Latin study, explaining the history and politics behind the texts. The volume is further amplified by a vocabulary, maps, a bibliography, and appendices.
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O Tempora! O Mores! is designed to fit a variety of pedagogical approaches. Shapiro’s historical essays bring a new dimension to Latin study, explaining the history and politics behind the texts. The volume is further amplified by a vocabulary, maps, a bibliography, and appendices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806136622
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Series:
Oklahoma Series in Classical Culture
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Mapsviii
Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsxi
Cicero's Catilinarian Orations and Commentary
Text of Cicero's Catilinarian Orations3
Notes to the Commentary45
Abbreviations46
Commentary47
Historical Essays and Appendices
IFrom the Gracchi to Sulla: Background to the Conspiracy121
IIThe Catilinarian Conspiracy in Context159
Appendix AThe Roman Republican Constitution209
Appendix BTimeline217
Appendix CGlossary of Key Rhetorical Terms222
Notes225
Select Bibliography231
Vocabulary235

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